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William Vincent HOLLAND

Regimental number2840
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolGlenmore Road Public School, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address39 Sutherland Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Holland, 39 Sutherland Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 July 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot IX, Row B, Grave No. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Anne HOLLAND, Amalia, Colbron Street, Kogarah, New South Wales. Native of Sydney, New South Wales

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